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Bocadillo Astoria

#461 of 2,457 Restaurants in Budapest
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Neighbourhood:
District VII / Jewish Quarter
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Karoly koerut 1, Budapest 1075, Hungary (Formerly Bocadillo Cafe)
+36 70 335 1398
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11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Roma, Italia
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60 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We really liked this restaurant. The portions are very big and satisfying. Try the Gulash soup of course!

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Thank lushangyin
Wickford, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Not attentive or friendly at all. Took forever to take our order for drinks after we sat down and it wasn't busy. Food was very bland and boring. Husband asked for chips instead of potatoes and they said they didn't have any. I had the chicken wrap/tortilla which consisted of about 4 very small pieces of chicken and was barely... More 

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Thank Niki P
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157 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited Budapest and loved thr restaurant. The food was very tasty, we took 2 meat dishes and loved it and even took dessert afterwards and it was great too. The staff were very friendly and spoke English (which is not obvious apparently)

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Colorado Springs, CO
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134 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

The food really had a gourmet touch. I had the duck. My wife had a steak, pesto pasta with foie Gras that was superlative. I would have expected the price to do double what it was. Great meal! Service was great. Nice ambience in this sidewalk cafe. I highly recommend.

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Thank DJB25
Rome, Italy
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016

We had a nice dinner in this restaurant. We ordered a Hungarian menu. The dishes where simple but good, and the staff was polite and welcoming. Prices are in line with other touristic places in Budapest; maybe a bit lower.

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Thank g21a
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We went in for a mulled wine. Talking to the waiter asked then about the menu and if any gluten free options - he went to check with the chef which is very reassuring and then confirmed a few options on the menu - I had Hungarian goolash and tasted amazing ( so good I had this on both trips)... More 

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Thank MrsWilson305
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Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

The waiter was very slow despite the restaurant was almost empty. We waited for bill 15 or 20 minutes.

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London, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016

We walked past the restaurant a few times in our trip before going in - the first time we tried to the hostess was actually honest enough to tell us how long it would be til we could eat, which we valued very much! The food was actually very good - my mum and I both had pasta and my... More 

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Thank Kathryn W
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141 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Nothing special. The food is average at best. We did not read the review. Rookie mistake - but we were in a hurry. Service was fine.

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Hethersett, United Kingdom
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412 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 198 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Popped in without reading a review so can't blame anyone but me. Only sold what I call lager so opted for two pints of quite cheap lager so that's a plus. Wife ordered the stuffed chicken which came with beetroot and potatoes. She loves beetroot but couldn't eat all hers as some of it was raw and hard just like... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$44
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Healthy, Central European, Hungarian, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Karoly koerut 1, Budapest 1075, Hungary (Formerly Bocadillo Cafe)
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest>  > District VII / Jewish Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: District VII / Jewish Quarter
  • Phone Number: +36 70 335 1398

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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District VII / Jewish Quarter
District VII is the very heart of Budapest and houses the city’s Jewish Quarter. Its streets are lively and colorful, its buildings narrate different histories in an assortment of architectural styles, and its cafes and bars are frequented and loved by the enthusiastic crowds. Grand and magnificent, the striking star of the district is the Great Synagogue, the largest in Europe and one of the biggest in the world. Distinctly Moorish in style, crowned by the twin onion shaped domes, the Synagogue is the very emblem of District VII and one of the main attractions in the capital.
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